Sagrada Familia Fast Track with Elevator to the Towers - 1 Day

Sagrada Familia Fast Track with Elevator to the Towers

What to do in Barcelona? Take a guided tour of Sagrada Familia Fast Track with Elevator to the Towers, with access to the Passion Tower or Nativity Tower. Gaudi’s magnificent La Sagrada Familia is the undisputed symbol of Barcelona. Enhance your experience of this architectural icon during a tour of the cathedral with access to the towers.

Alongside your guide, you’ll gain an appreciation for the finer details of the UNESCO-listed landmark’s interior and learn about the inspiration and construction of La Sagrada Familia. Finish the tour ascending to the top of one of the towers, a unique experience offering panoramic views of Barcelona’s cityscape and coast.

Highlights

  • Guided tour of Sagrada Familia
  • Sagrada Familia museum
  • Multilingual guide
  • Elevator access to the Nativity or Passion facade with incredible views of the city

Sagrada Familia Fast Track with Elevator to the Towers

Barcelona is regarded as the capital of Modernism and the location where worked and lived the renowned architect Antoni Gaudi. Gaudi, one of his time’s biggest innovators, has left behind many treasures to explore in Barcelona for the discerning tourist.

Sagrada Familia Guided Tour including the Towers - Priority Access

One of the most visited structures in the globe is the Sagrada Familia. Discover this splendid Modernist building on a guided tour of the basilica’s interior, where vaults reach up to 70 meters high.

Gaudi intended incredibly wealthy ornamentation and symbolism Latin cross scheme with five aisles. We will also visit the Sagrada Familia Museum, where from its early origins to the current day you will see sketches, plaster designs, and images of the history and growth of this basilica. The museum offers precious data on the life and career of Gaudi.

The guide will leave you at the door of the elevator to the tower at the end of the trip to the museum (including admission). To admire the city’s amazing views, take the elevator up the tower.

Assuming that both elevators normally operate on the day of the tour, you will be given the choice of climbing to the towers on the Nativity façade with views to the east of Barcelona or the Passion façade overlooking the middle of the town.

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When you’ll greet your guide and small group outside of the Botiga Shop on Mallorca Street. During the short stroll towards La Sagrada Familia, your guide explains the history of La Sagrada Familia, whose initial blueprints were not designed by Antoni Gaudi, and the architectural inspiration behind the icon.

Sagrada Familia Guided Tour with Towers Access

On arrival at the UNESCO-listed landmark’s entrance, appreciate the finer details of the façade, abundant with religious symbolism and carvings, before you bypass lines often in excess of two hours with your pre-booked entrance tickets.

Prepare to be amazed by the cathedral’s equally impressive interior: ethereal light streams through stained glass windows, dramatic columns shoot heavenward, and a magnificent altar provides a theatrical focal point.

Finish the tour by visiting the towers, you’ll take a high-speed elevator and serpentine staircase to the top. From your vertiginous vantage point, absorb panoramic views of Barcelona’s cityscape before returning to the cathedral’s exit, where your tour concludes.

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Last Updated on February 28, 2022 by Tours Editor @ gotravelyourself.com